ASHA News: ASHF: Nominate a Colleague for a Clinical Achievement Award Do you know of an unsung hero or an outstanding colleague who deserves recognition for a significant clinical achievement? Now is the time to recognize that person’s accomplishments by submitting nominations for the American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation’s three clinical achievement awards. Nomination information, including guidelines, eligibility and forms, is available at ... ASHA News
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ASHA News: ASHF: Nominate a Colleague for a Clinical Achievement Award
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ASHA News: ASHF: Nominate a Colleague for a Clinical Achievement Award
The ASHA Leader, February 2014, Vol. 19, 67. doi:10.1044/leader.AN7.19022014.67
The ASHA Leader, February 2014, Vol. 19, 67. doi:10.1044/leader.AN7.19022014.67
Do you know of an unsung hero or an outstanding colleague who deserves recognition for a significant clinical achievement? Now is the time to recognize that person’s accomplishments by submitting nominations for the American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation’s three clinical achievement awards.
Nomination information, including guidelines, eligibility and forms, is available at www.ashfoundation.org or by calling 800-498-2071, ext. 8703. Award recipients will be recognized at ASHFoundation events during the 2014 ASHA Convention in Orlando and in ASHFoundation print and electronic media.
Visit www.ashfoundation.org to learn about past award recipients and their achievements.
Frank R. Kleffner Clinical Career Award
Deadline: April 4
This award recognizes outstanding contributions to clinical science and practice in communication sciences and disorders over a period of at least 20 years in clinical service, supervision or administration of clinical service, clinical research, or other activity that has promoted clinical excellence.
A nominee’s work may have been accomplished anywhere in the world. The contributions must have been specific and multiple with great impact on recipients of service and must demonstrate improvement or acceleration of quality of clinical care in speech-language pathology and/or audiology. This awardee receives a commemorative art object and a recognition plaque.
This award is named for Frank R. Kleffner, past president of the ASHFoundation and ASHA, who worked tirelessly to professionalize and expand the ASHFoundation’s charitable mission.
Louis M. DiCarlo Award for Outstanding Recent Clinical Achievement
Deadline: April 4
Each state association is invited to select one individual to receive an ASHFoundation State Clinical Achievement Award for contributions to the advancement of knowledge in clinical practice in speech-language pathology or audiology. One of these state awardees will be selected to receive the Louis M. DiCarlo Award.
The DiCarlo Award recipient is chosen for specific accomplishments within the past six years. There are no restrictions on clinical achievement or activity, but the accomplishment must be specific, clearly defined and substantiated, and clearly within the most recent six years. The honoree will receive $1,500 to further the work upon which this award is based.
The award is named for the late Louis M. DiCarlo, the originator of the fund, who had a long and distinguished clinical career in communication sciences and disorders.
Rolland J. Van Hattum Award for Schools-Related Professionals
Deadline: April 11
This award recognizes exemplary commitment and contribution to the delivery of school-based audiology and/or speech-language pathology services. The awardee, who must be employed by a school system, receives $1,000 and the respective school system receives $500.
Examples of eligible activities or achievements include: exemplary clinical services, supervision or research; development of an innovative clinical or training program, especially one that is replicable; promotion or enhancement of public or private support for school-based audiology and speech-language pathology services.
This award is named for the late Rolland J. Van Hattum, who dedicated his professional career to providing and supporting audiology and speech-language pathology services in schools.

These 2013 Graduate Student Scholarship recipients are among the 63 individuals who received $535,955 in ASHFoundation scholarships and grants during the ASHA Convention in Chicago. Visit bit.ly/ashf-2013-awards to meet all of the 2013 award recipients.

These 2013 Graduate Student Scholarship recipients are among the 63 individuals who received $535,955 in ASHFoundation scholarships and grants during the ASHA Convention in Chicago. Visit bit.ly/ashf-2013-awards to meet all of the 2013 award recipients.

These 2013 Graduate Student Scholarship recipients are among the 63 individuals who received $535,955 in ASHFoundation scholarships and grants during the ASHA Convention in Chicago. Visit bit.ly/ashf-2013-awards to meet all of the 2013 award recipients.

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These 2013 Graduate Student Scholarship recipients are among the 63 individuals who received $535,955 in ASHFoundation scholarships and grants during the ASHA Convention in Chicago. Visit bit.ly/ashf-2013-awards to meet all of the 2013 award recipients.

These 2013 Graduate Student Scholarship recipients are among the 63 individuals who received $535,955 in ASHFoundation scholarships and grants during the ASHA Convention in Chicago. Visit bit.ly/ashf-2013-awards to meet all of the 2013 award recipients.

These 2013 Graduate Student Scholarship recipients are among the 63 individuals who received $535,955 in ASHFoundation scholarships and grants during the ASHA Convention in Chicago. Visit bit.ly/ashf-2013-awards to meet all of the 2013 award recipients.

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